It has been a rough February for stocks, but the major equity benchmarks were able to exit correction territory Friday, Feb. 9, following strong gains during the session.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 both fell into correction territory Thursday, Feb. 8, each declining more than 10% from their record highs on Jan. 26. Global markets have shed $5.2 trillion since that point, an amount that exceeds the gross domestic product of the U.K. and Canada combined.
Here are the 5 Dow stocks that are already in correction territory in 2018:
General Electric Co. (GE) - down 17.19%
Procter & Gamble Co. (PG) - down 12.69%
American Express Co. (AXP) - down 11.05%
Chevron Corp. (CVX) - down 10.3%
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - down 9.56%